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In that short time, the account has gained almost 3600 followers and is going strong!
The RED Alert invited Georgia to write about her Instagram experiences. Read on to see what it takes to create and manage a successful Insta account!
I had been thinking for a while about setting up an Instagram account about my daily science life and general scientific communications (#scicomm).
But it took a lot of encouragement for me to take the leap!
Personally, I love social media and use many different forms. I reasoned that, if I was going to invest my time in it, it may as well be for something that not only helped me and my career, but also supported others along the way.
I created my ‘InstaBlog’ (an Instagram account that followed my day-to-day research adventures) without even realising the amazing scientific community I was joining.